Junior School PE Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Greater London
Girls (4- 18)
Day
Putney High School

Junior School PE Teacher required from January 2021 for Maternity Cover

The Role

Applications are welcomed from enthusiastic, experienced and well-qualified Teachers of PE (specialism in Netball and Gym preferable) to help build upon the very high standards of this lively and highly successful department and to teach and promote the subject across the whole Junior School. Applications from NQTs are welcomed.

As a Junior School Teacher, you will participate fully in school life, contributing to the continuing success and happy atmosphere at our over-subscribed school. There may be the possibility of additional responsibility depending on the strength of your skills and experience.

About the School

As one of the UK’s leading schools, Putney High School is rightly proud of its exceptional academic results and pastoral care. A spirit of intellectual agility and engagement is at the heart of the school’s ethos, with pupils stretched, challenged and supported inside the classroom and beyond.

Established in 1893, the school is set in leafy, tranquil grounds close to the heart of Putney and the River Thames. With already enviable facilities, the school is now embarking on the next exciting phase of its development.

The position attracts a highly competitive salary package, commensurate with its status and responsibilities.

The School is part of the GDST, the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools thus we can offer a variety of benefits such as:

• Competitive salaries and pay progression

• Access to extensive professional development opportunities

• Training grants for qualifications

• Generous pension schemes

• Free life assurance benefit

• A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools

• Interest free loans for training, computer purchase and travel season ticket loans

• A Cycle to Work scheme

• Competitive terms and conditions of employment

For further information and to apply for this exciting opportunity please visit www.putneyhigh.gdst.net

A letter addressed to the Headmistress should be included with your application

Closing Date: Monday 31st August 2020

Interviews will take place the week beginning 14th September 2020

Putney High School is committed to the safeguarding of children, and child protection screening will apply to this post.

Further Information

https://www.putneyhigh.gdst.net/about/work-with-us

Job Details

  • Location: Greater London
  • Term: Fixed Term
  • Closing Date: 31 August 2020
  • Salary: In accordance with the GDST national scale

School Details

  • Total Pupils: 1030 (170 in Sixth Form)